Opie A. Isaacs, 95, of Van Buren passed away on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at a local hospital. He was a retired security office for West Ark College and of the Missionary Baptist faith. He was born Nov. 13, 1922, in Rocky Hill, Ark., to the late Elmer and Leona (Goats) Isaac. He also was preceded in death by his wife, Edith Mae Butler Isaacs; and two sisters, Velda Keling and LaVerda Mitchell.

Graveside service was Jan. 9 at Highland Cemetery in Ozark under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home of Alma.

Survivors include three daughters, Karyn Phyllis Walls of Alma, Sharon Nelke and husband Mike of Van Buren andGloria McKee and husband Brian of Fort Smith; one brother, Dennis Isaac and wife Mary of Springdale; one sister, Melba McLennon of Springdale; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

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